Before the defendant's statements derailed his sentencing, Alayna Ortiz's step-father told the judge the trauma of losing her was like being in a state of shock that will never go away.
Jason Gibbs denied the allegations when questioned by police. When informed a voice stress test showed deception, he reportedly came up with an alternative explanation for one incident.
The senior running back ran for a school-record 336 yards in his lone start last season and on Friday night, he was part of some more history.
CROWN POINT — Looks can be deceiving.
The Cook County Medical Examiner identified the girl as 2-year-old Phoenix Stevens of the 500 block of Oxford Circle.
Home security footage showed the girl “manipulating” a gate latch and entering a fenced pool area in the 500 block of Oxford Circle around 3:45 p.m. Sunday, police said.
A 29-year-old Hammond man was arrested Sunday after allegedly striking two vehicles while fleeing Griffith police.
The Lake County Election Board unanimously agreed Tuesday to reject a complaint accusing Democratic Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. of violating multiple state campaign finance laws.
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An unsuccessful Republican candidate for the Hammond City Council in 2019 similarly struck out Tuesday with four campaign finance complaints against various city and county officials.
Elrice L. Williams, 27, was among four men charged in the Jan. 9, 2019, shooting death of Portage High School student Alayna Ortiz outside the Park West Apartments complex in Griffith.
On Sunday afternoon, nearly 150 graduates from Griffith High School walked across the stage to get the diplomas they worked over a decade to receive. Each student was also handed a yellow carnation — an extra symbol of celebration the school board of trustees started last year with the modified graduation for the class of 2020.
The city of Hammond is getting closer to finalizing a settlement deal with five Northwest Indiana communities that sued the city in November, objecting to newly approved water rate hikes.